5th Annual Conference on Emergencies in Pediatrics
- Start Date:
- Friday, 20 December, 2013
- End Date:
- Saturday, 21 December, 2013 1:30pm
- Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Including topics on: Respiratory Emergencies, Neonatal Cyanosis, Life Threatening Rashes, Orthopedic Emergencies, Abdominal Pain, and much more…Speakers: Jahn Avarello, MD, FAAP, FACEP; William Balistreri, MD; Melissa Pulver Bloch, MD; Richard Cantor, MD, FAAP, FACEP; Cole Condra, MD, MSc, FAAP, FACEP; Frank LoVecchio, DO, MPH, FACEP, ABMTOur 5th Annual Conference on Emergencies in Pediatrics focuses on many of the dilemmas facing Pediatric and Emergency health care professionals today.
This conference is designed to provide physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and nurses with evidence-based information and approaches to managing many pediatric emergency dilemmas. The primary goal of this conference is to increase knowledge and enhance the competence of attendees. Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the evidence-based topics presented.Topics for this year's conference have been selected based on the educational needs determined from the identified professional practice gaps.
The gaps were derived from a variety of sources including evaluations and outcomes data from past participants; clinical expert input; Symposia Medicus' online survey; and other medical and nursing data.Conference format will include didactic lectures, case studies, and question and answer sessions.An outstanding faculty has been assembled for this conference. Each member was selected based on their individual area of expertise and ability to communicate current, evidence-based and practical information to participants.Your participation in this conference will provide you an opportunity to share current ideas with colleagues across the country, amidst the excitement of New York City during the holiday season.
CONFERENCE OBJECTIVESAs a result of participating in this conference, you should have increased knowledge and enhanced competence to…• Diagnose and manage common pediatric orthopedic emergencies• Recognize life threatening rashes in infants and children• Manage children with gastrointestinal diseases• Cite guidelines for return to play after concussion• Diagnose and manage the cyanotic infant• Recognize and treat respiratory emergencies commonly seen in children
Hilton New York Hotel & Towers,
1335 Avenue Of The Americas,
Conference organized by Symposia Medicus
Since 1978, Symposia Medicus has been providing the highest quality continuing health education to physicians, nurses and other health care professionals all over the globe. Our mission is to promote the improvement of patient care by enhancing the skills of health care professionals in a relaxing and stimulating environment. We are accredited by: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC)
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